Folly vs common sense
In the long-drawn battle of wits between the Federal Government and the striking members of the Academic Staff Union of the Universities, ASUU, this column cannot afford to sit on the fence any longer.
FG agrees to pay ASUU salaries without IPPIS
The Federal Government has agreed to pay the salaries of members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) using a different mode of payment other than the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS)
We created alternative platform because IPPIS is not working, says SSANU
National Vice Chairman, Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Abdussobor Salaam, in this interview with IYABO LAWAL speaks on why the union is opposed to IPPIS, the creation of an alternative payment platform for members, and why the Federal Government should honour the agreement reached with the union to guarantee peace in the institutions.…
The Nigerian university system will not collapse if ASUU is banned
Contrary to the view expressed by the current ASUU President months ago, the Nigerian university system will not collapse if the Federal Government bans ASUU.
Stop IPPIS to end strike, ASUU tells FG
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has urged the Federal Government to stop the Integrated Payroll Personnel Information System (IPPIS) as a condition for it to call off its ongoing strike.
ASUU urges FG to take out IPPIS as condition to call off strike
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) urged the Federal Government to leave the Integrated Payroll Personnel Information System (IPPIS) as a condition to call off its ongoing strike in the country. Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU President said this in a statement made available on Sunday in Abuja that the ongoing strike may still linger…
We’ll support corruption taming policies, not frustrate educational development — ASUU
You Are Depriving Nigerian Youths Education — YPF Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Nsukka Zone, has said the union will welcome any policy aimed at taming corrupt activities, even as it will continue to resist any action that is capable of frustrating educational and national development. Addressing the media in Makurdi, yesterday, the ASUU members…
ASUU strike and odds against learning
Nigeria's education sector, which is supposed to be the major and fastest agent of change and civilization is presently burdened and overwhelmed. With the nation’s current population of over 195.9 million, 45 per cent of which are below 15 years, there is a huge demand for learning opportunities translating into increased enrolment. This has created…
ASUU insists on strike, describes IPPIS as cesspool of corruption
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has vowed to continue the strike embarked upon by its members, describing the Integrated Payroll and Personal Information System (IPPIS) as a cesspool of corruption.